MARCUS

Marcus started in the industry in 2003, and has been with Holier Than Thou since our
inception in 2005. He’s our very own ‘Modfather’, Marcus has well over a decades experience with the piercings and body modifications that we offer within our studio, he helped to
modify and perfect the techniques we use today.

 

Likes: Eating. All of the food. Gym. Rock Climbing. Horror films. Regularly dancing like a dad
at a wedding.
Favourite piercing: Daith
Favourite Mod: Tongue Split

“PAIN IS JUST WEAKNESS LEAVING THE BODY, HOWEVER, BEING PIERCED BY ME IS LIKE BEING KISSED BY KITTENS…”

HELL

Hell has been with Holier Than Thou since 2013, and has developed some of the unique techniques we use today. Specialising in piercing, blade scarification and ear reshaping work, Hell is always excited to help people achieve their body perfection.

 

Likes: Shiny things.
Favourite piercing: Septum
Favourite Mod: Ear Pointing

“THE FIRST SPIRITUAL WANT OF MAN IS DECORATION. IF I AM AN ARTIST, THEN FLESH IS MY MEDIUM”

BEX

Been in the industry since 2006 and is one of our gorgeous piercers. Bex is a highly skilled and experienced piercer and currently also learning to tattoo

 

 

Likes: Gaming, drawing, movies and cooking.
Favourite piercings to perform: Microdermals and nipples
Favourite mod to perform: Scarification

“STERILITY AND KINDNESS”

KITTY

Kitty began her training in 2015 and has progressed to become an excellent, fully liscenced, trained and qualified piercer in 2017, a product of several studios, she brings some new flavour and experience to the team and is keen to continue and adapt under the wings of Holier Than Thou! You can also find her at our sister studio ‘Thou Art’ in Sheffield!

 

Likes: Huskies, Harry Potter, ‘competitive lego building (!?!) and a Sushi.
Favourite piercings aesthetically: Microdemals
Favourite Mod: Pointed ears

“IT MATTERS NOT WHAT SOMEONE IS BORN, BUT WHAT THEY GROW TO BE.”

MARC

Been in the industry since 2015 and is our very own computer wizard, studio manager and highly experienced piercer

 

 

Likes: powerlifting, photography, graphic design, comic books, Gillian Anderson.
Favourite piercing: piercing the film separating me from my peanut butter.
Favourite Mod: sticking pencils up my nose so I can pretend to be a walrus.

“THERE IS NO REASON TO BE ALIVE IF YOU CAN’T DO DEADLIFT” (JON PAUL SIGMARSSON)

KRIS

Kris has been tattooing since 2005 in Edinburgh and has tattooed in Manchester since 2011. Kris specialises in black work, dotwork and geometric tattoos (essentially anything that messes with your brain when you look at it!) but can turn his hand to most things and guarantees you’ll have a great time and a laugh throughout.

 

Likes: Metal music and Vikings (the program, not the big hairy men…)

“IF IN DOUBT, BLACK IT OUT”

CHRISTINA

Christina has been in the industry since 2010 and is a real all round fabulous tattooist but particularly enjoys fun colourful work and animal tattoos.

 

 

Likes: Her doggie! All animals, music (especially the Offspring), Zelda, and Cheese (obviously)…

“ALL DOGS GO TO HEAVEN”

ELISE

Resident jewellery expert and social media contact for HTT, super experienced wee piercer reciently moved all the way from Glasgow to join our team.

 

 

 

Likes: The colour purple

“YOUR VIBE ATTRACTS YOUR TRIBE”

BIRK

Tattooist specialising in realism, enjoys a good banter with his clients and really helping them find the perfect tattoo.

 

 

 

Likes: Football

“IF YOUR HAPPY AND YOU KNOW IT CLAP YOUR HANDS”

ALEX

Alex works on our front of house, always has a welcoming smile and is super happy to help you find what you need.

 

 

Likes: Bad taxidermy

“A DAY WITHOUT SUNSHINE IS BASICALLY A LONG NIGHT”